University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Archived News — March 2016

Professor Earns Multiple Awards Worth Millions for Brain-Machine Interface Research
March 29, 2016
Joseph T. Francis, associate professor of biomedical engineering, has earned four grants amounting to more than $4 million since he joined the faculty at the UH Cullen College of...
PHOTOS: Engineering Alumni Association Awards $45K to Students During E-Week
March 25, 2016
On Feb. 23, the Cullen College’s Engineering Alumni Association (EAA) hosted the 12th annual E-Week reception in honor of National Engineers Week. More than 200 people attended...
UH Engineers Author Most-Downloaded Paper on Inkjet-printed Lens for Smartphone Microscopy
March 24, 2016
A professor and three graduate students in the electrical and computer engineering department at the UH Cullen College of Engineering published the most downloaded paper of 2015...
Students Steer Robotic Swarms in NASA Competition
March 23, 2016
Electrical and computer engineering professor Aaron Becker and students in his “Intro to Robotics” class have been invited to “join the swarm” as selected participants in the...
UH Engineering Climbs U.S. News Rankings, Earns Spot on List of Nation's Best Schools
March 23, 2016
The UH Cullen College of Engineering is well on its way to becoming a Top 50 engineering college in the nation, earning a coveted spot on the list of the Best Engineering Schools...
Professor Utilizes Diversity to Prepare Students for Subsea Industry
March 22, 2016
Serving as the home to the world’s largest medical center, a thriving energy industry and an array of multicultural communities, the city of Houston is a vibrant center for...
PHOTOS: IEEE Annual Chili Cook-Off
March 21, 2016
On March 10, Cullen College students, alumni and corporate sponsors brought their culinary chops to the table for the annual IEEE Chili Cook-Off. While teams of engineers...
Technology Company Brings Innovation Legacy to ECE Students
March 17, 2016
Since 1933, Omron Global has provided products and services critical to improving the lives and supporting the safety and health of people around the world. Omron’s innovative...
PHOTOS: WIE Celebrates Women’s History Month
March 9, 2016
The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering’s Women in Engineering (WIE) Program celebrated Women’s History Month on Thursday, Mar. 3 at the UH Hilton. The event...
ECEDHA Newsletter Names ECE Chair as Editor
March 8, 2016
Badri Roysam, chair of the department of electrical and computer engineering, has been named of editor of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association’s (...